Interview: Fire & Dust Meets Adam Smith

Interview: Fire & Dust Meets Adam Smith

FIRE & DUST MEETS ADAM SMITH   2018 has been a good year for Adam Smith. After saying goodbye to his band, Speaking in Shadows, following eight successful years of song-writing and crowd-surfing, he put pen to paper for a different reason: to write poetry again. Since...

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INTERVIEW: HCE MEETS J. Ryan Sommers

INTERVIEW: HCE MEETS J. Ryan Sommers

HCE MEETS: J. RYAN SOMMERS   CONDUITS: THE BALLAD OF JINX JENKINS BY J. RYAN SOMMERS Publisher: TRANSMUNDANE PRESS ISBN 978-0-9984983-3-1 £3 for ebook/£10.75 for paperback/226 pages If you enjoyed J. Ryan Sommers’ short story You Don’t Just Come Here, published on our...

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INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS MIKE PHILIPS

INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS MIKE PHILIPS

FIRE & DUST INTRODUCES: MIKE PHILIPS   Light breaks through the shadows, Silence is filled with words The hours repeat themselves Until they are no longer heard   It goes quiet in the darkness While the future waits for the past To sweep away the old empires Though...

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Interview: HCE Meets Tom McColl

Interview: HCE Meets Tom McColl

HCE MEETS TOM MCCOLL   BEING WITH ME WILL HELP YOU LEARN BY TOM MCCOLL Listen Softly London ISBN 978-0993535307 £8.00/78 pages   In this interview, HCE talks to Tom McColl about being a writer and his published collection of poetry and short fiction (Being with Me...

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INTERVIEW: HCE MEETS FOOD COVOLUTION

INTERVIEW: HCE MEETS FOOD COVOLUTION

HCE MEETS FOOD COVOLUTION   Have you been looking for well-written articles and reviews that explore and promote your city’s restaurants, cafes, bars, events and news? Food Covolution – a website on the rise – features exactly that, and describes itself as a “one-stop...

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INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS SOPHIE SPARHAM

INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS SOPHIE SPARHAM

INTERVIEW: FIRE & DUST MEETS SOPHIE SPARHAM PLEASE MIND THE GAP BY SOPHIE SPARHAM A Way With Media Ltd Foreword: Benjamin Zephaniah £6.00/62 pages     How would you describe your work? What can people anticipate if they come to see a live Sophie Sparham performance or...

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POLITICS OF THE ASYLUM:  ADAM STEINER

POLITICS OF THE ASYLUM: ADAM STEINER

FIRE & DUST MEETS ADAM STEINER   POLITICS OF THE ASYLUM BY ADAM STEINER Urbane Publications ISBN 978-1-911331-86-5 £7.49/312 pages Adam Steiner is a writer of fiction, poetry and journalism (primarily articles/essays/book reviews) whose work has appeared in numerous...

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Coventry International Poetry Exchange 2018

Coventry International Poetry Exchange 2018

COV POETS TO VISIT IRELAND - August 2018   Two local poets – this year, Jane Commane and Peter Raynard – are once again journeying to Cov’s twin city of Cork (Republic of Ireland) as part of the on-going poetry exchange, which is now entering its ninth year. As a...

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What the F*ck is Free-Form?

What the F*ck is Free-Form?

What the Fuck is Free-Form and How Do I Write it? An opinion piece by Joe Bennett     Writing free-form poetry is like asking your soul to somehow take a pen and simply write down whatever it thinks. It’s spilled thoughts: it’s like spilling ink onto a page that forms...

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